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  • Too many maverick moments finally led to Deasy's undoing at LAUSD

    Too many maverick moments finally led to Deasy's undoing at LAUSD
    The Los Angeles Unified School District dumped a heap of trouble on its schools this fall when it rolled out a new student records system. The breakdown was the most severe at Jefferson High School in South Los Angeles. Seniors couldn't get courses they...
  • L.A. Unified says it believes Deasy acted ethically on iPads

    L.A. Unified says it believes Deasy acted ethically on iPads
    As part of its settlement this week with former schools Supt. John Deasy, the Los Angeles Board of Education declared that it did not believe Deasy had done anything wrong in connection with the project to provide students with iPads, even though the...
  • Apodaca: Technology in the classroom is inevitable, but let's proceed cautiously

    For many years now we've heard predictions that technology would transform education. But that expected transformation has evolved in fits and starts, faced major obstacles and been beset by numerous mistake-prone rollouts. Just last week, Los Angeles...
  • After Deasy, next LAUSD leader must support teachers

    After Deasy, next LAUSD leader must support teachers
    To the editor: Lost in all this controversy over departing Los Angeles Unified School District Supt. John Deasy is an important fact: The most crucial employees in a school district are its teachers. All administrators, including superintendents, should...
  • Spending: Remote-control your home

    You could call it the march of progress. First, technology allowed you to preset your VCR, and later it let you program your TiVo. Now you can watch videos on demand on your phone or tablet. Next up: devices and apps that let you set and reset your home's...
  • Apple unveils thinner than pencil iPad Air 2, Retina display iMac

     
    Thinner than a pencil....
  • In-Car Entertainment Systems: Yay or Nay?

     
    Early in my automotive journalism and parenting careers, I had this grand "no-DVDs-in-the-car" stance. (I'm pretty sure I was still making my own baby food back then, too ??? ha!). Then I took a couple of road trips with my......
  • An election quiz-a-thon that's not aimed at political junkies

    An election quiz-a-thon that's not aimed at political junkies
    During my seven years as a reporter in the nation's capital, I came to love and hate election campaigns in equal measure. I love the policy debates they tee up for voters, but I hate how those issues get lost in the cacophony of personal attacks and...
  • Tilda Swinton to star in Nars campaign

    Tilda Swinton to star in Nars campaign
    Nars has selected cool and quirky actress Tilda Swinton to star in its spring ad campaign. [WWD] Colin Farrell is the new celebrity face of Dolce & Gabbana's new men's fragrance, Intenso. [The Cut] Apple unveiled its iPad Air2 and Retina 5K display...
  • LAUSD regrouping after Deasy's departure

    LAUSD regrouping after Deasy's departure
    The end of Supt. John Deasy's dynamic and controversial 3 1/2 year reign over public schools in Los Angeles leaves school district leaders with the daunting task of mending broken relationships with employees, especially teachers, while stoking a...
  • Why the poor pay sky-high interest rates for trappings of middle-class life

    The love seat and sofa that Jamie Abbott can't quite afford ended up in her double-wide trailer because of the day earlier this year when she and her family walked into a new store called Buddy's. Abbott had no access to credit, no bank account and little...